The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 127 111 98
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -13
Contract jobs citing SOAP 19 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.66% 1.09% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 4.04% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 8
Median daily rate £375 £338 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £445 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.70 £39.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-18.71% +2.56%
SOAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1015 793 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.18% 26.90% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 539 404
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £293 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 16
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -4 12 £400 +39.13% 16
South Yorkshire -8 4 £285 -17.09% 2
North Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 40 (67.80%) REST
2 39 (66.10%) Web Services
3 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (47.46%) Java
5 21 (35.59%) XML
6 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
7 17 (28.81%) JSON
8 16 (27.12%) .NET
9 15 (25.42%) C#
9 15 (25.42%) Spring
9 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
10 13 (22.03%) Maven
10 13 (22.03%) SQL
10 13 (22.03%) SOA
11 12 (20.34%) MVC
11 12 (20.34%) TDD
11 12 (20.34%) RESTful
11 12 (20.34%) Mockito
12 11 (18.64%) Microservices
12 11 (18.64%) Subversion
13 10 (16.95%) Scrum
13 10 (16.95%) jMock
13 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
13 10 (16.95%) Oracle
13 10 (16.95%) BDD
14 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
14 9 (15.25%) JUnit
14 9 (15.25%) HTML
14 9 (15.25%) SharePoint
15 8 (13.56%) Ant

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.47%) Jetty
3 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) GitHub
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) CloudBees
2 1 (1.69%) IaaS
2 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) LDAP
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.03%) Maven
3 12 (20.34%) Mockito
4 11 (18.64%) Subversion
5 10 (16.95%) jMock
6 9 (15.25%) JUnit
7 8 (13.56%) Ant
7 8 (13.56%) Eclipse
7 8 (13.56%) Gradle
7 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
7 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
8 7 (11.86%) Selenium
9 6 (10.17%) SoapUI
10 5 (8.47%) Spock
10 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (6.78%) DbUnit
11 4 (6.78%) EasyMock
11 4 (6.78%) SonarQube
12 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
12 3 (5.08%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (5.08%) Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Local Government
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (69.49%) Developer
2 21 (35.59%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Architect
4 6 (10.17%) CRM Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Leader
5 4 (6.78%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Manual Test Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 3 (5.08%) SOA Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) SOA Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (67.80%) REST
2 39 (66.10%) Web Services
3 21 (35.59%) XML
4 17 (28.81%) JSON
5 16 (27.12%) .NET
6 15 (25.42%) Spring
7 12 (20.34%) RESTful
8 9 (15.25%) HTML
9 8 (13.56%) CSS
9 8 (13.56%) WSDL
10 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
10 6 (10.17%) Hibernate
10 6 (10.17%) XSD
11 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
11 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
11 5 (8.47%) Dropwizard
11 5 (8.47%) Spring MVC
11 5 (8.47%) Velocity
12 4 (6.78%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (6.78%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.69%) CMDB
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) DataPower
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) SOA
3 12 (20.34%) MVC
3 12 (20.34%) TDD
4 11 (18.64%) Microservices
5 10 (16.95%) BDD
5 10 (16.95%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) CRM
7 7 (11.86%) Test Scripting
8 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.17%) Kanban
8 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
9 4 (6.78%) Migration
9 4 (6.78%) OO
9 4 (6.78%) Open Source
10 3 (5.08%) BPEL
10 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.08%) ETL
10 3 (5.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) Java
2 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.42%) C#
4 13 (22.03%) SQL
5 8 (13.56%) Scala
6 6 (10.17%) Clojure
6 6 (10.17%) Groovy
6 6 (10.17%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.08%) Jython
7 3 (5.08%) XPath
8 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.39%) PHP
8 2 (3.39%) Python
9 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) ISEB
2 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Control-M
2 1 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle
2 2 (3.39%) Sybase
3 1 (1.69%) IBM
3 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.69%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bradford
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago